Period
to 25 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

C# .NET Developer
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 135 136 126
Rank change year-on-year +1 -10 -10
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 42 63 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.99% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.31% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 39 33
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.77% -
10th Percentile £333 £312 £259
90th Percentile £440 £463 £438
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £31.00
England median hourly rate £60.00 £31.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +93.55% -31.11% +4.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Midlands
Contract vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 4,053 4,824 4,150
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 94.22% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,669 2,911 2,614
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £213 £244 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £540
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 218 184
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £15.49 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.29% -3.19% +6.67%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.00 £10.89
90th Percentile £43.83 £34.13 £42.58
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.11% - -2.63%

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in the West Midlands

C# .NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# .NET Developer within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +4 15 £400 +6.67% 1
Birmingham 0 7 £369 +13.46% 13
Staffordshire -3 6 £374 +1.70% 7
Warwickshire +11 4 £400 - 1
Solihull +6 4 - - 3
Worcestershire -3 1 £450 +5.88% 8
Walsall - 1 £375 -
C# .NET Developer
England

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) C#
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Azure
4 16 (38.10%) MVC
5 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
5 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
5 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Scrum
6 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 9 (21.43%) TDD
7 9 (21.43%) HTML
7 9 (21.43%) CSS
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.67%) WinForms
9 7 (16.67%) DevOps
10 6 (14.29%) BDD
10 6 (14.29%) Web Services
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 6 (14.29%) .NET Core
11 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
11 5 (11.90%) TypeScript
12 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
12 4 (9.52%) Windows
13 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
13 3 (7.14%) OOP

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Azure
2 2 (4.76%) PaaS
2 2 (4.76%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.38%) AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Power BI
3 1 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) gulp
General
1 2 (4.76%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Banking
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Front Office
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 12 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 9 (21.43%) CSS
4 9 (21.43%) HTML
5 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (16.67%) WinForms
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Core
7 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 6 (14.29%) Web Services
8 3 (7.14%) Angular 2
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.14%) Dapper ORM
8 3 (7.14%) React
8 3 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.76%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (4.76%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) MVC
3 12 (28.57%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 7 (16.67%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.14%) Architectural Design
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (7.14%) Kanban
9 3 (7.14%) OOP
9 3 (7.14%) SOLID
10 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (4.76%) Open Source
10 2 (4.76%) Technical Debt
10 2 (4.76%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.76%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 12 (28.57%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
6 2 (4.76%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Docker
2 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Telerik
2 1 (2.38%) Xamarin